dentist
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dentist(
dehn
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tihst
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (profession)
a. el dentista
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la dentista
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
After examining my teeth, the dentist told me I had two cavities that needed to be filled.Tras examinarme los dientes, el dentista me dijo que tenía que empastarme dos caries.
b. el odontólogo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la odontóloga
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The dentist recommended that I floss my teeth once a day.El odontólogo me recomendó que usara el hilo dental una vez al día.
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dentist
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el dentista
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
la dentista
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to go to the dentistir al dentista
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dentist [ˈdentɪst]
noun
dentista (m); odontólogoaodontóloga (m) (f);a odontóloga
at the dentist's en el dentista; dentist's chair silla (f) del dentista
dentist's surgery dentist's office (US) clínica (f) dental; consultorio (m) dental
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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